Viru, Sachin in Roebuck’s XI: The team for Roebuck’s XI for 2009, has been declared by the cricket columnist Peter Roebuc. Which includes three Indian cricketers also – Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Verender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar. Only the players who have been performing well in 2009 are considered for the team. The team includes the 12 players as Varender Sehwag, Andrew Strauss, Kumar Sangakkara, Sachin Tendulkar, A.B.de Villers, M.S. Dhoni (Captain), Daniel Vettori (vice president), Michell Johnson, Graeme Swann, Mohammad Asif, Dale Steyn and Thilan Samaraweera. Sehwag is a great batsman as well as known as one of the best openers. He has got a shrewd cricketing brain but his madness and passion towards the cricket conceals the same.
Captain and Vice Captain of the Team: Mahender Singh Dhoni, an Indian cricketer, is going to play a captain for the team. He is has returned to form in 2009 and cannot be left out. He was at the top of the order in the ODIs. He has a masterful technique and an agile brain which puts him in a class of its own. He plays by his own lights and with victory in mind. Similarly, Daniel Vettori, an Australian extra ordinary cricketer who improves his skills with every passing year. He is unforgettable and remarkable performer in batting. By giving his exceptional performance in batting he has proved his both batting and bowling skills altogether. He has taken the 6th position in the Australian team and scored 779 runs which include three centuries in 2009 at 59.9.
The others Stars of the team: Apart from these three Indian Cricket stars, the others among them are like: Andrew Strauss, he was the most influential batsman in a tight series. He has made his good position as a strong opener in the team. He has scored higher scores like Gautam Gambhir.The next comes the Srilankan player- Kumar Sangakkara. He is a very strong batsman of Srilankan Team who also makes important runs. When ever he concentrates on the batting he gets good runs and show good strokes. Now the next selected player is A.B. de Villers, he is South African player and very fielder also. He is famous for the good batting and inspired fielding skills. South Africa has not played much Test Cricket in 2009 but de villers got his best opportunities. He is known to be a match changer. He is very ambitious, bold and quick scoring, he doesn’t fears any one. Michell Johnson is the top placed bowler and best left-armer player. He is just impossible to ignore. Similarly, Swann has shown remarkable performances to save and to help the England team. He is one of the sparkling players of England Team.Share